2017 Yamaha XT250 Buyer’s Guide | Specs & Price

2017 Yamaha XT250 Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price
2017 Yamaha XT250

2017 Yamaha XT250

2017 Yamaha XT250 Buyer's Guide | Specs & Price
2017 Yamaha XT250

The 2017 Yamaha XT250 will appeal to riders looking for a dirt-capable dual-sport bike with an approachable seat height and easy operation.

With electric starting and fuel injection, the XT250 is a trouble free machine with a long history of dependability. Off-road, due to moderate suspension travel and basic suspension units, the XT250 will do best at lower speeds and on smoother trails when riding off-road.

Freeway use will be limited, but the XT250 makes for an outstanding urban commuter with weight under 300 pounds, a good perch for viewing your surroundings, and impressive 200-mile range that comes from great fuel economy and a decent-sized fuel tank.

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2017 Yamaha XT250 Specs:


  • Motor: SOHC 4-stroke 2-valve single
  • Bore x stroke: 74 x 58mm
  • Displacement: 249cc
  • Compression ratio: 9.5:1
  • Cooling: Air
  • Fuel delivery: Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI)
  • Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
  • Transmission: 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
  • Final drive: Chain

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  • Front suspension: Non-adjustable 35mm forks; 8.9 inches of travel
  • Rear suspension: Linkage assisted shock w/ adjustable spring-preload and rebound damping; 7.1 inches of travel
  • Front brake: Single disc, 245mm
  • Rear brake: Single disc, 203mm
  • Front tire: 2.75-21
  • Rear tire: 120/80-18


  • L x W x H: 84.6 x 31.7 x 45.7 inches
  • Seat height: 31.9 inches
  • Wheelbase: 53.5 inches
  • Rake: 26.4°
  • Trail: 4.2 inches
  • Ground clearance: 11.2 inches
  • Fuel capacity: 2.6 gallons
  • EPA estimated fuel economy: 76 mpg
  • Wet weight: 291 pounds

2017 Yamaha XT250 Color:

  • Mineral Blue

2017 Yamaha XT250 Price:

  • $5199 MSRP
  • Warranty: 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

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